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Venezuelans in Argentina: From one economic crisis to another

Some Venezuelans in Argentina make a living by taking advantage of a hi-tech, low-skill, but insecure employment niche.

Venezuelans in Argentina: From one economic crisis to another

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Egypt's lowest inflation in 6 years opens door for more rate cuts

Egypt remains attractive to foreign investors seeking ample returns from pumping money into short-term debt.

Egypt's lowest inflation in 6 years opens door for more rate cuts

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To shore up peso, Argentina breaks IMF rule

Argentina's IMF deal sets a $250m daily limit on foreign-reserve sales, but on Tuesday, the central bank sold $320m.

To shore up peso, Argentina breaks IMF rule

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Food prices soar in Argentina as peso devalues

The cost in pesos of imported produce such as bananas recently spiked because importers typically pay in dollars.

Food prices soar in Argentina as peso devalues

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Hyperinflation trauma: Zimbabweans' uneasy new dollar

People in Zimbabwe are worried about what could happen if their livelihoods are tied to the country's new currency.

Hyperinflation trauma: Zimbabweans' uneasy new dollar

Counting the Cost

What can stop Turkey's economy from unravelling?

From credit-fuelled boom to currency crisis. As Turkey's economy unravels, we ask what can be done to stop the rot.

Counting the Cost

Argentina's crisis: Where did it all go wrong for Macri?

We ask whether Argentina's champion of the free market can stay in power as a populist makes a comeback.

Counting the Cost

Living inside the world's worst economy, Venezuela

Hungry and without access to medicine, Venezuelans are suffering as a political crisis unfolds.

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Venezuela's crisis in numbers

Key facts and figures on Venezuela's economic crisis and the millions fleeing the country.

Venezuela's crisis in numbers

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Argentine union steps up pressure on president

Strike call made as salary negotiations between governments and teachers' unions delay start of school for children.

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Venezuela: The world's worst-performing economy

We look at hyperinflation, food shortages and negative growth and ask whether anything can be done to save the economy.

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Italian town offers homes for a dollar

New homeowners in Sicilian town required to invest more money on restoration and hire locals to do the work.